SoundCloud is hiring a

Royalties Analyst

New York, United States

SoundCloud has an exciting opportunity for you to develop your professional and financial skills at our NYC Headquarters. If you are highly motivated, with a passion for numbers.

Your role

As Royalty Accounting Analyst based in our NYC Office, you will play a key role in the Accounting team and be the primary support to our Royalties and Reporting team. In this newly created role you will engage in a number of high-profile projects that allow you to constantly use your talents and hone your skills.

Royalties and Reporting is responsible for generating timely and accurate payments to SoundCloud’s partners.  Working closely with the Director of Royalties, you will use your skills and expertise to ensure the flow of data and information is smooth and efficient between the Accounting and Royalties departments. You will be responsible for the creation and delivery of the many reports that our partners rely on, and you will work to identify and implement improvements in our payment and reporting processes. Additionally, you will support the booking of revenue and accrual entries, and will work closely with our Finance team in Berlin.

Your profile

You will have relevant work experience having worked in fast-growth tech companies, or in a Big4 company after your studies. You will bring solid knowledge of:

  • Knowledge of the music industry and experience in digital music
  • Accounting principles and hands-on experience in bookkeeping and taxation (IFRS & US GAAP)
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • ERP and accounting software; We use Oracle Fusion
  • US tax knowledge
  • Planning, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills

You are an analytical thinker with attention to detail, ready to solve complex cross-functional problems. Based on your intellectual curiosity and your commercial sense, you don’t need micromanagement - Working independently and in a fast-paced environment excites you. As a self-starter with the ability to manage priorities, your intrinsic motivation to level up is matched by your ability to coordinate multiple stakeholders and projects. Basically, you’ve got skills with the computer, a head for figures, coolness under pressure, and are opinionated yet pragmatic when it comes to approaches and technologies.

Diversity at SoundCloud

SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.